The study results also offer hints to new pathways that might be targeted to overcome resistance to currently used DNA methyltransferase inhibitors.
The partners have agreed to develop and test cancer biomarker assays that simultaneously profile gene and protein expression.
UC Davis' Simeon Boyd and his colleagues will continue genetic research into the condition to identify biomarkers, which could be used for early detection and treatment.
Under the agreement, iPathwayGuide will be a "featured informatics solution" for Riken-Genesis' customers, Advaita said.
After going through the consumer genomics testing process, participants maintained similar, high levels of genetic literacy, but reported lower confidence in their understanding of genetic information.
In PNAS this week: rare variants linked to bleeding disorder, comparison of whole-exome and whole-genome sequencing, and more.
George Church tells The Sunday Times that his group has inserted some woolly mammoth genes into elephant cells.
A Scientific Reports editor resigns over a new policy at the journal allowing researchers to pay to fast track the peer review of their manuscripts, and poll.
The National Cancer Institute's Harold Varmus discusses the state of cancer research with the New York Times.